ODE is an intimate and absurd performance about a woman who gets lost. Inspired by Karen’s grandmother’s experience with Alzheimers, ODE attempts to remember someone who can no longer remember herself.
A tribute to the imagination and the vital place it holds for humour, fantasy and escapism.
La Mama Theatre, Melbourne – June 2nd-4th 2017
Love At First Sight Festival, Antwerp – September 13-17 2017
Concept: Karen Sibbing
Co-created by Samara Hersch and Karen Sibbing
Director: Samara Hersch
Performers: Karen Sibbing and Georgina Durham.
Sound Design and Composition: Joost van Dijk
Produced by Pietjan Dusee and Esther Bruls
Photo credit: Kim Pattiruhu
Partners: De NWE Vorst, Het Zuidelijk Toneel, Villanella, L’Avventura, The Book Kick.
ODE premiered at De NWE Vorst Theatre in Tilburg, Netherlands in March 2016.
Thanks to: Dance Brabant, Rudi Klumpkens, people of Theater De NWE Vorst and Yoni Prior.